Frequently asked questions about the QuickBooks Desktop (QBD) connector.
Yes. Any user journey should make it clear that the user must run the connector on the machine they use to access QuickBooks. Functionality to email a link to the connector to a third-party (such as an accountant) can help to reduce these issues.
Yes. Multiple companies can be synced from the same computer. If a user would like to sync multiple companies, they should complete the link flow once per company, ensuring that they are logged in to the correct QuickBooks company when they confirm that QuickBooks is open and logged in.
Yes, the connector requires administrator privileges (admin rights) in order to install. Admin rights are not required to run the connector after installation.
You might need to request permission to install the connector from your IT department, in accordance with your company's internal processes.
Updated 4 months ago